Category Archives: Gay & Lesbian Rights

Pinkwashing Lieberman, whitewashing fascism

Pinkwashing Lieberman, whitewashing fascism from Mondoweiss by Scott Long The Out in Israel Month website It’s November in Boston. Leaves carpet the streets and a chill sharpens the air; we prepare to give thanks that smallpox killed the Indians and left us their … Continue reading

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Ted Rall: Sexual Freedom: The Next Frontier

SYNDICATED COLUMN: Sexual Freedom: The Next Frontier from Ted Rall’s Rallblog by Ted Rall No One Should Be Judged Because of How They Have Sex If slavery was America’s original sin, Puritanism was its original curse. In recent years the United States has … Continue reading

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In the Belly of the Beast: 6/20/11: Video: Michelle Alexander on “The New Jim Crow”

INDEX (full text of stories follow Democracy Now headlines) Video: Michelle Alexander on “The New Jim Crow” from PA Editors Blog by Political Affairs Listen to the PA interview with Michelle Alexander here.Popout      Here’s to Military Families from Ted Rall’s Rallblog by Ted Rall Michelle Obama … Continue reading

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In the Belly of the Beast: 6/18/11: Senior White House aide: 1996 Obama gay marriage questionnaire is a fake, even though Obama signed it

INDEX (full text of stories follow Democracy Now headlines) Boots Hovering Above the Ground from Ted Rall’s Rallblog by Ted Rall The War Powers Act requires the president to get Congressional approval for military action within 90 days. Obama says Libya isn’t a … Continue reading

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In the Belly of the Beast: 5/18/11: The quaint and obsolete Nuremberg principles

INDEX (stories follow) The WikiLeaks News & Views Blog for Wednesday, Day 172 from The Nation Blogs: Media Fix by Greg Mitchell “POLITICS” The quaint and obsolete Nuremberg principles BY GLENN GREENWALD Chris Hedges: ‘We Speak in the Language of Terrorism’ from Chris Hedges on … Continue reading

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NY’s famed LGBT Center folds under pressure – bans “Party to End Apartheid!,” Israeli Apartheid Week event and groups

NY’s famed LGBT Center folds under pressure – bans “Party to End Apartheid!,” Israeli Apartheid Week event and groups from MuzzleWatch by Cecilie Surasky Taking Pinkwashing to a whole new level, one of Israel’s very very good friends– gay male pornographer Michael Lucas– is … Continue reading

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